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Japanese Zelkova Zelkova serrata


  • Japanese Zelkova - Zelkova serrata

Average Shipping Height: 2' - 3'
Item #3793
Member Price *
$9.98
Regular Price
$15.00
Quantity

Cannot ship to AK, AZ, HI, OR
Guaranteed Healthy Delivery

Overview

The Japanese Zelkova grows in zones 5-8.
The Japanese Zelkova is a good street and shade tree that has an appealing vase-shaped form with a rounded crown. Green leaves turn yellow, copper, orange or deep red to purplish-red in fall, putting on a showy display. The peeling bark on older trees exposes orange patches, which can be quite impressive.

  • Provides showy fall color
  • Offers dense shade
  • Features unique peeling bark
  • Tolerates wind, drought, and air pollution
  • Will be delivered at a height of 2'–3'

 




Your Tree’s Personality

Mature Height

50'–80'

Mature Spread

50'–75'

Growth Rate

Medium

Shape

Vase

Sun Preference

Full Sun,

Soil Preference

Acidic, Alkaline, Drought-tolerant, Moist,

History/Lore

Native to Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Manchuria, the Japanese zelkova was introduced in America in 1862. This tree also goes by the common name Keaki.

Planting Instructions




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